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Dan Marino: You Are The Father!

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Andrew Alvez

NFL Hall of Fame quarterback and current CBS analyst Dan Marino fathered the baby of another CBS employee in 2005.

The New York Post reported that Marino had an affair with former CBS Sports production assistant Donna Savattere, and the two had a daughter, Chloe, in June 2005.

Marino manned up to his responsibility, when he released this statement responding to the situation:

“This is a personal and private matter. I take full responsibility both personally and financially for my actions now as I did then,” Marino said in a statement. “We mutually agreed to keep our arrangement private to protect all parties involved.”

Marino has been married for 28 years to his wife, Claire, with whom he has four sons and two adopted daughters.

“My wife and I have been married for almost 30 years and have six children together,” Marino said. “And we continue to be a strong and loving family.”

It’s said that after the birth of Chloe, Marino “agreed to pay millions” to Savattere, so she could move from New York to Texas to keep their relationship and child a secret.

Andrew Alvez | Elite.

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